SAISD Announces Two New Campus Principals
July 19, 2018
SAISD is pleased to announce new principal hires for the upcoming 2018-2019 school year.
Dr. Jason Skelton has been named the new principal at Lake View High School. Dr. Skelton replaces Monte Althaus who was recently named the new Director of Campus Operations and Safe Environments in SAISD. Dr. Skelton has served in SAISD for 3 years, most recently as the associate principal at Lake View last year and as the principal at Holiman Elementary prior to that. Dr. Skelton holds a bachelor’s degree from Angelo State, a master’s degree from the University of Texas Permian Basin, and a doctorate from Texas Tech. Prior to his current stint in SAISD, Dr. Skelton held positions in Crosbyton ISD, Lubbock ISD, Midland ISD, and Sonora ISD. He is known for his leadership abilities with student leadership teams and Professional Learning Communities.
Brooke Kalnbach has been named principal at Austin Elementary. Blanca Casillas, the former principal has accepted another position in the district. Mrs. Kalnbach holds a bachelor’s degree from Angelo State, and a master’s degree from Lamar University. Mrs. Kalnbach has 16 years of experience with SAISD. She will be a familiar face on the Austin Elementary campus as she served as the assistant principal there last year.